I don't know. As far as I can tell it is a Mauser 98 with Husqvarna markings.
The stock is a dark walnut look.
It's been hunting in Kodiak.
I think it is a typical sporterized Mauser 98, but the sporterizing stopped short of a sporter safety.
I took a look at Brownells and Midway USA. I see bolt shrouds with no wing safety provision to be used with the Timney trigger with mounted safety. I also see bolt shrouds with the model 70 style safety. I am guessing the model 70 route would be one new part, the trigger mounted safety sporter would be 2 parts. Not sure what machine work and other parts would be needed. I imagine the stock would have to be opened up for the safety to clear for the trigger-mounted safety.
It doesn't look like the HVA or 1640.
Reading up in Wikipedia: Husqvarna used FN M98 actions.
When all is said and done, there is a lot more said than done.
Last edited by ForneyRider; October 28, 2008 at 02:22 PM.